Bahria University Debating Club Online Intra- Club Declamation competition 2020
Category: News Archive, Past Events April 26, 2020
Last updated on July 8th, 2020

In this tough time where the panic situation is prevailing all around the globe due to COVID-19, an online intra-club Declamation Competition organized on April 18th 2020 to engage students in healthy activities during the lockdown period.

Competition started at 2:30pm on Discord application.Participants were advised to send the video of their recorded speeches of about 3minutes (as per standard Declamation rules) which were to be streamed live on YouTube.

Out of 25 participants overall, in Urdu category, Faiz Raza (CS Department) clinched the first position, Sohaib Islam (Media Department) pulled off the 2nd position whilst Maria Baig (CS Department) got the third position.Wherein the English category, Madiha Ahmed (Media Department) Laraib Abbasi (Management Science Department) and Affan Ahmed (IPP Department) secured first,second and third position respectively.

*Topics of the Competition*:

ENGLISH HUMOROUS

1. Quarantine has proved, wives are best species.
2. Was corona virus, Professor’s plan? (Reference to Money Heist)
3. I live in a joint family.
4. Good girls love bad boys.
5. Breakup insurance policy should be invented.
6. Blame your horoscope for why things went wrong.
7. Behind every great man, is a woman’s eye-roll.

ENGLISH SERIOUS

1. It’s time to be socially distant but emotionally connected.
2. If not now, then when?
3. Life begins on the other side of despair.
4. Your weaknesses are your strengths.
5. Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.

URDU HUMOROUS
یہ لاک ڈاوٕن کا زمانہ ہے۔
صنفِ نازک سے مہکتی ہے بحریہ۔
آوٕ قإد بلاک کی سیر کریں۔
نیند کیوں رات بھر نہیں آتی۔
دل کے ارمان آنسوٕں میں بہ گٕے۔
میرے پاس تم ہو۔
URDU SERIOUS
وبا کی فضا میں ہم نے تماشہ لگایا۔
ڈالر بچا کر کردارِ ایمان کھویا ہم نے۔
بھوک تہذیب کے آداب مٹا دیتی ہے۔

BUKC-Students Support Centre appreciate Debating Club for the Initiative.